NMSU Round Up

NM State finishes mini home stand in homecoming matchup vs. Liberty

Josh Adkins looks to shake off a three-interception showing against Fresno State in the Aggies' homecoming showdown with fellow independent Liberty.

Anthony McKenna, Sports Writer

October 4, 2019

The New Mexico State football team is off to an 0-5 start on the season, but the Aggies will get a shot at Liberty (3-2) — the last FBS team NM State has beaten, dating back to last October — in Saturday night’s homecoming showdown. After another underwhelming offensive performance in last wee...

New Mexico State returns home, tops UTRGV to stay perfect in WAC play

Savannah Davison and the Aggies surge to their 10th straight-set win of the season.

Mia Tontodonati, Sports Writer

October 3, 2019

The New Mexico State women's volleyball team claimed a (28-26,25-17,25-22) sweep over the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in the Aggies’ WAC home opener Thursday night at the Pan American Center. NM State (12-3, 3-0 WAC) began the game strong in the first set — something that has plagued th...

NM State softball impresses in fall play, sets sights on big 2020

The Aggies lose just three seniors from the 2019 squad, setting themselves up for another successful campaign under Kathy Rodolph.

Mia Tontodonati, Sports Writer

October 2, 2019

The New Mexico State softball team wrapped up fall competition looking as strong, teasing fans with back to back sweeps over UTEP and UNM over the past two weekends and setting themselves up for what looks to be another quality season from head coach Kathy Rodolph and her team. Last season, Rodolph cl...

Aggies can’t find rhythm on offense in loss to Fresno State

NM State improves on the defensive end but reverts back to their shoddy offensive play from earlier in the season in Saturday's 30-17 loss to Fresno State.

Anthony McKenna, Sports Writer

September 28, 2019

The New Mexico State football team stay winless as a multitude of offensive mistakes continues to derail the Aggies, who fell to Fresno State 30-17 Saturday night at Aggie Memorial Stadium. Another bad start — consisting of a quick three-and-out on NM State’s opening drive and a  long Fre...

Tough schedule rages on as New Mexico State football hosts Fresno State

The Aggies look to build off of an offensively excellent showing in their 55-52 loss to UNM last Saturday.

Anthony McKenna, Sports Writer

September 27, 2019

The New Mexico State football continues their mini-run against Mountain West programs this weekend as they look to get their first win of the season against the 2018 conference-champion Fresno State Bulldogs at Aggie Memorial Stadium. A series of uncomplimentary performances, capped off with the offensively ...

Jans, Aggies take the floor for first official practice of the new basketball year

Even though fall and winter sports' seasons are still up in the air, Aggies across all sports are still practicing with precautionary measures in place.

James Martin, Sports Editor

September 26, 2019

It’s been a long six months since the New Mexico State men’s basketball team came up just short to Final Four-bound Auburn in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament, but the time to look forward is now, as the Aggies step on to the Pan American Center floor for the first practice of the 2019-202...

NAU hand New Mexico State soccer third straight loss

The Aggies keep close, but a 74' goal gives NAU the 1-0 victory.

Mia Tontodonati, Sports Writer

September 22, 2019

The New Mexico State women's soccer team drop to 1-5-2 after suffering a 1-0 loss to Northern Arizona Sunday afternoon at the NMSU Soccer Complex. The Lumberjacks shot a total of 24 balls with eleven going on target. Aggie goalkeeper Dimitri Fong managed to save ten of those, but the one ball that...

NM State explodes on offense, can’t finish comeback against UNM

With the 172nd pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, the Detroit Lions select Swiss army-back Jason Huntley.

James Martin, Sports Editor

September 21, 2019

The New Mexico State offense finally got their breakout game, but late mistakes an almost invisible defensive performance would prove too much to overcome in the Aggies’ 55-52 loss to UNM in the highest-scoring Battle of I-25 ever. Things couldn't have gotten off to a worse start for NM State, with UNM’s Jer...

Aggie women’s soccer stumbles in Battle of I-25

UNM's early go-ahead goal would prove to be enough to knock NM State off for a second straight year.

Mia Tontodonati, Sports Writer

September 20, 2019

The New Mexico State women's soccer team endured a 1-0 defeat to the New Mexico Lobos Friday evening in the Battle of I-25. Things were tight throughout and the Aggies kept level early until UNM's Maysa Walters broke through in the 24’ placing NM State in a 1-0 hole. In the opening, the Aggies tri...

NM State football travels to Albuquerque for 110th meeting with UNM

Jason Huntley bursts into the open field in last year's Battle of I-25.

Anthony McKenna, Sports Writer

September 20, 2019

New Mexico’s ultimate football showdown — the Rio Grande Rivalry — takes place in Albuquerque this Saturday, with potential season defining implications for both UNM and New Mexico State on the line. NM State hopes to get on track after suffering a third straight error-filled loss against SDSU...

NM State football secures postseason clarity in six-year New Mexico Bowl agreement

The six-year deal would allow NM State to be selected for any of ESPN's 16 bowl games should the Aggies secure bowl eligibility.

James Martin, Sports Editor

September 20, 2019

The New Mexico State football team reached a deal with ESPN Events that solidifies the Aggies' potential bowl future, NM State Director of Athletics Mario Moccia announced Friday in Albuquerque. “New Mexico State University and our football program are excited to enter into an agreement with the...

COMMENTARY: Aggies get golden opportunity to jump start their season

The WAC and NM State opt for not fall competition in an attempt to better protect the health and safety of its student athletes.

Anthony McKenna, Sports Writer

September 19, 2019

After suffering its third straight loss to start the year, the New Mexico State football team heads to Lobo territory for a showdown with New Mexico at Dreamstyle Stadium this Saturday in what will be the Aggies’ best chance to bring home a win so far this season. Last weekend was NM State’s first real lit...

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